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Writing in Plain English

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Plain English is writing that is clear and straightforward, targeted at the appropriate reading level, and free of jargon, wordiness, and clichés. It is also the standard for all business and government communication in the US. In this course, writing instructor Judy Steiner-Williams explains the characteristics of plain English and the importance of learning to write clearly, and introduces some online tools you can use to analyze your own writing. She outlines 11 rules to make your writing clear and plain, provides exercises to refine your skills, and offers suggestions for revising your work to ensure it is easily understood.

Contents:

  • Introduction
  • 1. Writing Clearly
  • 2. Your Writing
  • 3. Make Writing Clear and Plain
  • 4. Revise for Easy Understanding
  • Conclusion
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Instructor Judy Steiner-Williams
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Language English
Subjects Personal Development Business Humanities
Tags Communication Business Business Skills Writing

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Length 1h 51m
Starts On Demand (Start anytime)
Cost $29/month (Access to entire library- free trial available)
From LinkedIn Learning
Instructor Judy Steiner-Williams
Download Videos Only via the LinkedIn Learning mobile app
Language English
Subjects Personal Development Business Humanities
Tags Communication Business Business Skills Writing

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